VA HB1638 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on November 20 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-11-20 - Referred to Committee on Rules
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Virginia Lottery; repeal prohibition against sale of Virginia Lottery; repeal prohibition against sale of lottery tickets over the Internet; sports betting; Problem Gambling Treatment and Support Fund; Major Research Project Subfund; Sports Betting Operations Fund; penalties. Directs the Virginia Lottery (the Lottery) to regulate sports betting. Before administering a sports betting operation, an entity is required to apply for a three-year permit and pay an application fee of $250,000. Permit holders must apply for renewal of a permit every three years, which includes a renewal fee of $200,000. The Director may issue up to five

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Virginia Lottery; regulation of sports betting, creation of certain Funds, etc.



2018-11-20HouseReferred to Committee on Rules
2018-11-20HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100097D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
182334.3(n/a)See Bill Text
223711(n/a)See Bill Text
2313131(n/a)See Bill Text
372304(n/a)See Bill Text
372314.1(n/a)See Bill Text
5814000(n/a)See Bill Text
5814002(n/a)See Bill Text
5814007(n/a)See Bill Text
5814007.2(n/a)See Bill Text
5814015.1(n/a)See Bill Text
5814027(n/a)See Bill Text
5814030(n/a)See Bill Text
5814045(n/a)See Bill Text
591364(n/a)See Bill Text
591569(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

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